New York Adds Political Columnist

Ed Kilgore comes aboard.

New York has added Ed Kilgore as a political columnist for its news and politics blog, Daily Intelligencer. Kilgore most recently served as a blogger for The Washington Monthly and columnist for Talking Points Memo.

Previously, Kilgore served as managing editor for The Democratic Strategist. He has also contributed to The New Republic and FiveThirtyEight.

“Ed is one of the great politics bloggers, able to critique both liberalism and conservatism with acuity and sympathy,” said NYMag.com editor Ben Williams, in a statement. “I look forward to reading him on the presidential election, turmoil in Congress, and countless other topics.”

Kilgore joins New York Nov. 30.